Alicia Ciccone

Alicia Ciccone

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Most Recent Articles by Alicia Ciccone

The Handoff: Your Week in Neurology News - 3/23/17

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The CDC says we should be paying more attention to fall-related concussion prevention in the elderly while one of the NFL's own heads to Harvard for a neurosurgery residency.

Safinamide Approved as Adjunctive Therapy for Parkinson's

Safinamide Approved as Adjunctive Therapy for Parkinson's

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The US FDA has approved safinamide as adjunctive therapy in Parkinson's disease to increase "on" time

Patent Foramen Ovale Closure Reduces Stroke Risk in Patients With Inherited Thrombophilias

Patent Foramen Ovale Closure Reduces Stroke Risk in Patients With Inherited Thrombophilias

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Patients with inherited thrombophilias who did not undergo patent foramen ovale closure faced a significantly increased risk of stroke.

The Handoff: Your Week in Neurology News - 3/16/17

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Marathon sells off its controversial DMD drug as the FDA stands to double its fees for the drug approval process under the new Trump budget.

FDA Warns of Experimental Procedure to Treat Autonomic Dysfunction

FDA Warns of Experimental Procedure to Treat Autonomic Dysfunction

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For the second time, the US FDA is warning physicians and patients to be aware of an experimental procedure that is being promoted as a treatment in autonomic dysfunction.

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